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Title Classic labor songs [electronic resource] : from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.

Published Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, p2006.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Notes Originally issued as compact disc.
Principally previously released material.
Program notes by Jeff Place and Joe Glazer, including bibliography and discography inserted in original container.
Contents Joe Hill (Paul Robeson) (3:01) -- Bread and roses (Bobbie McGee) (2:30) -- Casey Jones (Union scab) (Pete Seeger and the Almanac Singers) (1:55) -- We shall not be moved ; Roll the union on (Joe Glazer) (2: 23) -- Roll the union on (John Handcox) (1:07) -- Cotton mill colic (Mike Seeger) (2:38) -- The mill was made of marble (Joe Glazer) (3:59) -- Aragon mill (Peggy Seeger) (3:09) -- Talking union (Almanac Singers) (3:02) -- 1913 massacre (Woody Guthrie) (3: 36) -- The preacher and the slave (Utah Phillips) (2: 19) -- Which side are you on? (Florence Reece ; Almanac Singers) (2:35) -- Hold the fort (Joe Uehlein) (3:58) -- Union maid (New Harmony Sisterhood Band) (3:06) -- Too old to work (Joe Glazer) (2:51) -- Black lung (Hazel Dickens) (3:22) -- Been rolling so long (Larry Penn) (4:00) -- VDT (Tom Juravich) (1:56) -- Automation (Joe Glazer) (2:34) -- I'm union and I'm proud (Eddie Starr) (2:57) -- I'm a union card (Kenny Winfree) (2:27) -- Carpal tunnel (John O'Connor) (2: 37) -- We just come to work here, we don't come to die (Anne Feeney) (2:49) -- One day more (Elaine Purkey) (3:38) -- We do the work (Jon Fromer) (2:41) -- De colores (Baldemar Velásquez and Aguila Negra) (2:59) -- Solidarity forever (Joe Glazer) (2:28).
Performers Various performers.
Notes Recorded 1937-1995.
Language notes Sung in English and Spanish (26th work).
Other author Dickens, Hazel. Performer.
Feeney, Anne. Performer.
Fromer, Jon. Performer.
Glazer, Joe. Performer.
Guthrie, Woody, 1912-1967. Performer.
Handcox, John L., 1904-1992. Performer.
Juravich, Tom. Performer.
McGee, Bobbie. Performer.
O'Connor, John, 1949- Performer.
Penn, Larry. Performer.
Phillips, Utah. Performer.
Purkey, Elaine. Performer.
Reece, Florence, 1900-1986. Performer.
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976. Performer.
Seeger, Mike, 1933-2009. Performer.
Seeger, Peggy, 1935- Performer.
Seeger, Pete, 1919- Performer.
Starr, Eddie. Performer.
Uehlein, Joe. Performer.
Velásquez, Baldemar, 1947- Performer.
Winfree, Kenny. Performer.
Aguila Negra (Musical group) Performer.
Almanac Singers. Performer.
New Harmony Sisterhood Band. Performer.
Subject Ballads, English -- United States.
Folk music -- United States.
Folk songs, English -- United States.
Political ballads and songs -- United States.
Work songs -- United States.
Working class -- United States -- Songs and music.